Miniature Teapot & Cover

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1825

GUSN

GUSN-2170

Description

Pearlware teapot (A) and cover (B) with polychrome ribbon and vine decoration; cylindrical pot with straight spout, ovoid finial; underglaze blue and enamel overglaze, Wedgwood-type.

Details

Descriptive Terms

teapots
miniatures (toys)
overglazing
pearlware
underglazing
Neoclassical
vines
Pearlware
Overglazed
Underglazed
Neoclassical
Ribbon
Vine
TEAPOT

Inscription

Fabric label on teapot underside: ""LITTLE"".

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1991.180.1A,B

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

4 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.180.1AB